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Caring for Elderly People Course Description
Learn the Latest Skills | Accredited by CPD UK and IPHM | Recognised Certificate | MCQ Based Exam & Tutor Support | Interactive Video Training | Lifetime Access
This Caring for Elderly People course is endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. The Quality Licence Scheme is a brand of the Skills and Education Group, a leading national awarding organisation for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.
This comprehensive online course will give you a solid understanding of developmental psychology, gerontology, ageing, and how it happens. You will learn the common stereotypes of older people, how stereotyping affects older people, life stages and theories, and what to expect in older age. In addition, this extensive course will teach you mental health issues in old age, such as memory-related issues, learning disabilities, Alzheimer’s diseases, and dementia. You will also learn the quality of life, loneliness factors in the elderly population, and steps to cope with grief and bereavement.
By the end of the course, you will have deep knowledge in mental health and old age, steps to improve health and wellbeing, the quality of life, mild and severe depression, and fear of dying. This course and/or training programme has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
By the end of the course, you will:
- Know how to cope with grief and depression
- Understand if it’s worth eating healthy in old age
- Learn what factors affect health and well-being
- Know how stereotyping affects older people
- Master the memory-related issues, learning disabilities, chronic illness and disabilities
- Know the effects of exercising and the significance of health in older age
- Understand what to look forward to in the older age
- Learn the Life stages and theories in Psychology of Old Age
- Know the quality of life in Old age
- Learn how to improve the health and well-being of older people
Accredited by CPD UK and IPHM
Accredited by The CPD Certification Service International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (IPHM)
How Will I Benefit?
- Boost your career in adults counselling
- Deepen your knowledge and skills in your chosen field just in hours not years!
- Study a course that is easy to follow.
- Save money and time by studying at your convenient time
- Have access to a tutor whenever you are in need
So, what are you thinking about! Start getting the benefits by enrolling today!
Why Choose this Caring for Elderly People Course:
- Accredited by The CPD UK
- Accredited by International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (IPHM)
- Lifetime Access
- High-quality e-learning study materials
- Learn the most in-demand skills
- Self-paced, no fixed schedules
- MCQ Exam and 24/7 Support Included
- Available to students anywhere in the world
- No hidden fee
- Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform
Who is this caring for elderly people course for?
This extensive course is suitable for those who want to gain basic developmental psychology, gerontology, and ageing. It is ideal for those who wish to pursue their education in the mental health and psychology of old people.
- There are no academic entry requirements for this course, and it is open to students of all academic backgrounds.
- As long as you are aged seventeen or over and have a basic grasp of English, numeracy and ICT, you will be eligible to enrol.
Method of Assessment
On successful completion of the Caring for Elderly People course, you will be required to sit an online multiple-choice assessment. The assessment will be evaluated automatically and the results will be given to you immediately.
Certificate of Achievement
Endorsed Certificate from Quality Licence Scheme
After successfully passing the MCQ exam you will be eligible to order the Caring for Elderly People Endorsed Certificate by Quality Licence Scheme. The Quality Licence Scheme is a brand of the Skills and Education Group, a leading national awarding organisation for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. It will give you a competitive advantage in your career, making you stand out from all other applicants and employees. There is a Quality Licence Scheme endorsement fee to obtain an endorsed certificate which is £65.
Certificate of Achievement from Lead Academy
After successfully passing the MCQ exam you will be eligible to order your certificate of achievement as proof of your new skill. The certificate of achievement is an official credential that confirms that you successfully finished a course with Lead Academy. Certificate can be obtained in PDF version at a cost of £12, and there is an additional fee to obtain a printed copy certificate which is £35.
This course opens a brand new door for you to enter the relevant job market and also provides you with the chance to accumulate in-depth knowledge at the side of needed skills to become flourishing in no time. You will also be able to add your new skills to your CV, enhance your career and become more competitive in your chosen industry.
|How IT Works|
|How IT Works||00:00:00|
|About Your Course|
|About your tutor||00:01:00|
|About your course||00:02:00|
|Introduction to Psychology of Older Age|
|What is ‘Developmental Psychology’?||00:05:00|
|What is ‘Gerontology’?||00:09:00|
|What we consider as ‘old age’||00:08:00|
|What is ‘ageing’ and how it happens||00:08:00|
|Psychology of Older Age|
|Common stereotypes of older people||00:08:00|
|How stereotyping affects older people||00:08:00|
|Life stages and Theories||00:11:00|
|What do we look forward to in our older age?||00:06:00|
|Mental Health and Old Age|
|Alzheimer’s disease and Dementia||00:09:00|
|Chronic illness and Disabilities||00:08:00|
|The Quality of Life|
|What is ‘Quality of Life’?||00:05:00|
|Loneliness factors in the elderly population||00:07:00|
|Coping with grief and bereavement||00:07:00|
|‘Mild’ and ‘severe’ depression||00:07:00|
|Fear of dying (‘death anxiety’)||00:08:00|
|Improving Health and Wellbeing|
|The effects of exercising||00:08:00|
|Is it worth eating ‘healthy’ in older age?||00:09:00|
|What else affects ‘health’ and ‘wellbeing’?||00:07:00|
|Caring for older people||00:06:00|
|Thank You & Good Bye!||00:02:00|
|Supplementary Resources – Caring for Elderly People||01:00:00|
|Assessment – Caring for Elderly People||00:10:00|
|Order Your Certificate Now|
|Order Your Certificate of Achievement||00:00:00|
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